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NGP Capital Resources Company
NGP Capital Resources Company Announces Declaration of Dividend, Portfolio Activity
HOUSTON, Dec. 8, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- NGP Capital Resources Company (Nasdaq:NGPC) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend to stockholders in the amount of $0.33 per common share. The dividend, consisting of a $0.26 per share regular quarterly dividend and a $0.07 per share special dividend will be paid on December 29, 2006 to shareholders of record on December 19, 2006. The ex-dividend date is December 15, 2006. We anticipate that the dividend will be paid from ordinary income for tax purposes. The actual tax characteristics of all dividends will be reported to each shareholder on Form 1099 after the end of the year.
Southern California Gas Company
The Gas Company Files Six-Year Rate Proposal
LOS ANGELES, Dec. 8, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Southern California Gas Co. (The Gas Company) today submitted its General Rate Case, a detailed projection of its expenses and revenues for 2008 and a budget formula for 2009-13, to the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) for review and approval.
San Diego Gas & Electric
SDG&E Files Six-Year Rate Proposal
SAN DIEGO, Dec. 8, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) today submitted its General Rate Case, a detailed projection of its expenses and revenues for 2008 and a budget formula for 2009-13, to the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) for review and approval.
Port of Houston Authority
Photo Release -- Gorini Marsh Naming Honors Environmental Visionary
HOUSTON, Dec. 8, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- More than 150 guests attended a December 7, 2006 celebration honoring environmentalist Richard "Dick" Gorini, namesake for the nation's first manmade marsh of its magnitude. The event at the South Shore Harbour Resort and Conference Center was hosted by the Port of Houston Authority (PHA), Gahagan & Bryant Associates Inc., Hydrographic Technologies Inc., J. Simmons Group and Turner Collie and Braden Inc.
AccountAbilities, Inc. Announces Equity Investment From Tri-State Employment Services, Inc.
MANALAPAN, N.J., Dec. 8, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- AccountAbilities, Inc. (Pink Sheets:ACBT), a provider of financial personnel staffing services, professional marketing services and management consulting services to CPA and other professional firms, reported today that Tri-State Employment Services, Inc., a national Professional Employment Organization ("PEO") and Staffing Firm has made an equity investment and agreed to purchase stock from certain stockholders which, when completed later this month, will result in Tri-State owning approximately 15% of the Company. The purchase price paid by Tri-State to the Company was $.40 per share.